Particle Size Analyzer SediGraph III

Trade name
Particle Size Analyzer SediGraph III 5120 Micromeritics
Technical description

SediGraph III is a particle size distribution analyzer by sedimentation method with X-ray detection of suspension density.

Instrument characteristics:

  • the stationary X-ray scanner module
  • the module of vertical movement of the measuring chamber
  • automatic system of suspension preparation and its transport to the measuring chamber
  • measuring range: particle diameter from 300 to 0.1 μm
Conditions for providing infrastructure

- according to the regulations listed on the laboratory's website:
- scientific and research cooperation with AGH units and other domestic and foreign scientific units
- cooperation within the projects of NCN, NCBiR, cooperation with industry and under contracts

Type of accreditation / certificate:
Not applicable
Access type
Research capabilities
  • measurement of the particle size distribution for mineral, synthetic, industrial samples, etc.
Last update date
June 10, 2023, 11:02 p.m.
Year of commissioning
Measurement capabilities
  • particle diameter range 300 to 0.1 μm equivalent spherical diameter
  • resolution: the sedimenting sample is scanned by a narrow X-ray beam - less than 0.2% of the total distance scanned permitting high resolution
SediGraph III 5120 Particle Size Analyzer
SediGraph III 5120 Particle Size Analyzer